Saudi Arabia, Denmark discuss cooperation promoting human rights

Saudi Arabia, Denmark discuss cooperation promoting human rights
Saudi Human Rights Commission President Dr. Awwad bin Saleh Al-Awwad meets Danish Ambassador to the Kingdom Ole Moesby in Riyadh. (SPA)
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Updated 17 February 2020

Saudi Arabia, Denmark discuss cooperation promoting human rights

Saudi Arabia, Denmark discuss cooperation promoting human rights
  • Saudi Vision 2030 reform plan aims to achieve sustainable and comprehensive development for a better future for the country

RIYADH: The president of the Saudi Human Rights Commission (HRC), Dr. Awwad bin Saleh Al-Awwad, received the Danish Ambassador to the Kingdom Ole Moesby in Riyadh on Sunday, the Saudi Press Agency reported.
They discussed cooperation between the two countries, especially in promoting human rights. Al-Awwad reviewed developments and reforms taking place in Saudi Arabia to support human rights.
The Vision 2030 reform plan aims to achieve sustainable and comprehensive development for a better future for the country, he added.
Also on Sunday, Al-Awwad received a delegation of advisers and assistants of members of the US Congress.
He discussed with the US delegation cooperation between the two countries in the field of human rights.
Al-Awwad affirmed the depth of relations binding the two countries in various fields, and highlighted developments in the Kingdom.
He also highlighted the reforms and efforts carried out by the Kingdom in the field of human rights, including 22 decisions to empower women.